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Jon Lester. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Still In Hunt For Jon Lester

The bidding for Lester could easily reach $25 million-per.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

Baffoe: What I’m Not Thankful For In 2014 Sports

Thursday Night Football, the Derrick Rose debates and Ronnie Woo Woo are on the list of turkeys.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Jon Lester. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Report: Red Sox Make Offer To Jon Lester, Who’s Expected To Take His Time

The Cubs met with Lester on Tuesday, but it’s unclear what direction he might be leaning.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2014

Jon Lester. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Source: Free Agent Pitcher Jon Lester To Visit Cubs

The Cubs will roll out the red carpet for Jon Lester early next week.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Use Video Presentation To Help Recruit Star Free Agents

The Chicago Cubs are going after top-flight talent and have taken some aggressive tactics in sending out that message.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2014

Carl Crawford. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Levine: Carl Crawford Could Be On Cubs’ Radar

Chicago needs an outfielder, left-handed hitting and a speedster. Crawford fits the bill.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Epstein, Cubs Moving Aggressively

The Cubs have already spoken with agents for Jon Lester and Jason Hammel.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2014

Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer, left, manager Joe Maddon, center, and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Report: MLB Probing Cubs For Tampering In Joe Maddon Hiring

Theo Epstein and Maddon have denied any tampering occurred.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2014

Cole Hamels. (Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Wisch: For Cubs, Acquiring Cole Hamels Is A Loaded Issue

As much as we think of the Cubs’ future, we still don’t really know much at all.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Maddon: ‘Not Into’ Traditional Bullpen Book

“I kind of like that freedom unless you have an absolute hammer at the end of the game,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–11/06/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Ricketts: We’re Ready To Talk Extension When Epstein Is

We’re excited about looking forward,” Cubs owner Tom Ricketts says. “We’re excited about having a great new manager.”

CBS Chicago–11/06/2014

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Bernstein: No Crying For Replaced Coaches

Any improvement within league rules shouldn’t warrant criticism.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Epstein: ‘Underestimated How Tough’ It Is To Manage The Cubs

“He’s going to be here a long time,” Theo Epstein says of Joe Maddon.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2014

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Levine: Maddon Saddened By Renteria Firing

“I feel badly about it,” Joe Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon Offers To Buy A Beer And A Shot For Everyone At Cubby Bear

Maddon knows how to make a good first impression.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Cubs manager Joe Maddon. (David Banks/Getty Images)

5 Random Nuggets From Joe Maddon’s Introductory Press Conference

“I’m not going to hide,” Maddon says. “I don’t want a gated community, I don’t want a country club.”

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer, left, manager Joe Maddon, center, and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Joe Maddon: ‘Love’ Challenge Of Winning A World Series In Chicago

“This is a one-in-107-year opportunity for me,” Maddon says.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Theo Epstein Extension Could Be Next For Cubs

Lining up the contracts of Cubs executives with new manager Joe Maddon would make good sense.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2014

Joe Maddon. (Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Take Comfort In The Confidence Of The Cubs

There’s a cold-blooded plan in place.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2014

Rick Renteria. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Wisch: Don’t Weep For Rick Renteria

Baseball is a cutthroat business, as Friday afternoon showed.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2014

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